The first table below looks at the demand for Data Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Home Counties region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Analysis
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Analysis 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 2.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +29.76%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 76.92% 61.90% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 9
Average daily rate £500 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Analysis
South East

Data Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analysis across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Data Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analysis across the Home Counties region.

Data Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Data Analysis
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis.

1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management

Data Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties region citing Data Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ODBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) DataFlux